Oleg Nagornyy, research intern of LINIS, took the premier place in the contest of best master thesis, which is annually arranged by VCIOM.
The methodical seminar on the interdisciplinary approach to analysis of social media and social networking sites was held in LINIS on May 17.
The Summer School Web Science-2017 will be held in St.Petersburg, Russia, on July 1-8 2017.
A series of articles of LINIS were published in proceedings of AINL FRUCT-2016 conference.
The head of the Laboratory for Internet studies Olessia Koltsova returned from the journey to China.
Increasing attention is paid to so-called “groups of death”, which have spread in Internet, especially in Social Network Sites. What caused the interest of adolescents to these online-communities? How to protect children from this threat? These and other issues were discussed in a live-program "Project-2015" on the channel Saint-Petersburg, where Yuri Rykov acted as invited expert.
Staff of LINIS presented their papers at the International conference Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language-2016 (AINL) held 10-12 November in Saint-Petersburg (Russia).
October 26-29 VI Annual Winter School “Actual Sociology and Challenges of modern Age: new trends in theory and methods” was held in Saint-Petersburg State University.